The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Letchworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 9 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 5.88% 2.53% -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.06% 2.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £40,250 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Support Engineer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Letchworth region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Letchworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
33 79 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 97.06% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 33 72 66
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £16,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Letchworth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Letchworth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Letchworth region.

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Letchworth

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Letchworth region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) MPLS
4 3 (33.33%) OSPF
4 3 (33.33%) BGP
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) VoIP
4 3 (33.33%) Blue Coat
4 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 3 (33.33%) Document Management
4 3 (33.33%) UNIX
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) Wireless
4 3 (33.33%) VPLS
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (33.33%) MCP
4 3 (33.33%) CCNP
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (33.33%) MBCS
4 3 (33.33%) VCP4

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Letchworth region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) VoIP
3 3 (33.33%) Wireless
3 3 (33.33%) VPLS
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (33.33%) MPLS
3 3 (33.33%) OSPF
3 3 (33.33%) BGP
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) SAN
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 3 (33.33%) Document Management
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) MCP
1 3 (33.33%) CCNP
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (33.33%) MBCS
1 3 (33.33%) VCP4
1 3 (33.33%) VCAP
1 3 (33.33%) VCP5
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft